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Educational resources

Council on Hypertension



 Highlight on the SPRINT Study

by Prof. Giovanni de Simone FESC, FACC, FAHA

Read the article by Prof. de Simone relating to the SPRINT Study

 

Cardiopulse articles

The CardioPulse articles published in the European Heart Journal cover the following topics:

  • The European Society of Cardiology Council on Hypertension
  • The SPRINT trial results
  • The use of devices to treat hypertension
  • Dr Melvin Lobo, MBChB, PhD, FRCP, FBHS
  • Catheter-based renal denervation for hypertension treatment: update 2015
  • Noise pollution and arterial hypertension
  • Rene Laennec lecture on clinical cardiology, at European Society of Cardiology Congress 2015

 

Read the CardioPulse articles.

European Heart Journal (2016) 37, 924–936 doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehw016

 

Highlight on the SPRINT Study

by Prof. Giovanni de Simone FESC, FACC, FAHA

Read the article by Prof. de Simone relating to the SPRINT Study

 

 

Hypertension at ESC Congress 2016

The ESC Congress is the world's largest and most influential cardiovascular event.
Saturday 27 - Wednesday 31 August 2016, Rome - Italy

Make the most of your congress!

This year, Village 3 will be dedicated to Hypertension and Pharma.

Read the presentation by Prof. Bryan Williams, Vice-Chair of the Council on Hypertension and Topic Coordinatior for ESC Congress 2016.

Discover the sessions on Hypertension.

View the advance programme.

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Hypertension at ESC Congress 2015

Review of the study on "Amiloride/hydrochlorothiazide versus individual diuretic effects on glucose tolerance and blood pressure" (pathway 3)

by Antonio Coca

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Arterial stiffness can be considered a marker of microvascular damage

Watch this enlightening presentation by Michael Hecht Olsen.

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5 presentations about "The treatment of hypertension in new frontiers"

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by Bryan Williams, Gordon Thomas McInnes,  Jesus Enrique Isea Perez and Jorge Sison

5 presentations about "Renovascular hypertension: how, when and if to intervene"

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by Renata Cifkova, Peter W. De Leeuw,Thomas Zeller and Christopher J. Cooper

Experts words - Ambulatory pressure monitoring - challenges in hypertension

With Bryan Williams, Paolo Verdecchia and Kazuomi Kario

Experts words - Renal denervation update and device therapies for resistant hypertension


With Bryan Williams and Felix Mahfoud

ESC TV 2015 - ESC/ERS Guidelines - Pulmonary Hypertension

With Miguel Angel Gomez Sanchez, Antonio Vaz Carneiro, Nazzareno Galié and Marc Humbert

ESC TV 2015 - Hot Line Session - Hypertension

For the first time during an ESC Congress meeting, an Hot Line session was fully dedicated to Hypertension. Watch this video and experience ESC Congress in London as if you were there.

Chairpersons: Genevieve Anne Derumeaux and Issei Komuro

Presenters: Hisao Ogawa, Thierry Gillebert, Bryan Williams, Giuseppe Mancia, Morris Brown, Antonio Coca and Milton Packer

 

Hypertension at ESC Congress 2014

Watch the enlightening debate between Prof. Williams and Prof. Krum: Beta blockers are not first choice for the routine treatment of hypertension: Pro/Con.

Watch the webcast and access to slides and report.

Hypertension in young women: from pre-conception through pregnancy

Watch the presentation of Prof. Cifkova and access  to slides and report.

Patient assessment in the treatment of hypertension

Watch the presentation of Prof. Kahan about Patient assessment and access to  slides and report.

Find all the webcasts, slides and reports about Hypertension at ESC Congress 2014 here.